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August 16, 2014

The Georgians: Restraint, Revolution and Reform

"Amanda Foreman examines the formative years of British politics when the most important structures of British life - still valued and recognised today - were established in the shadow of revolution.

"Amanda invites us to enter the world of the political elite in London's luxurious St James' Square. Here, political heavyweights would gather for a season debating and defining British politics. Against a backdrop of decadence, they went about the serious business of crafting the structures of politics and society so familiar to us in the 21st Century."

Part 1, Part 2

Posted by Ghost of a flea at August 16, 2014 09:27 AM